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Lawsuit Filed Against "Super Sweet 16" Oilman

Updated: 09/23/2007 - The SEC files a federal complaint against an area oilman. Investors say he swindled them out of millions at the same time he was throwing his daughter an extravagant 16th birthday party on a reality show.

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Poll Says Kentuckians Want Vote on Casinos

Posted: 09/23/2007 - A new poll says most Kentuckians want the chance to vote on casinos but support for them isn't as clear. It's the second poll on the matter in September.

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Puppy Paddle Benefits Humane Society

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Sept. 22 was the last day the Russell Sims Aquatic Center will be open and people weren't the only ones making a splash. Dog-owners and their four-legged friends from across the area took to the pool for some good, clean fun.

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U.S. Bank Robbery Leaves Authorities Searching for Suspect

Posted: 09/23/2007 - Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Bowling Green on Sept. 21. Bowling Green police say, around 1 p.m., a man entered the U.S. Bank, on Louisville Rd., walked up to the teller window and demanded money.

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Students React to Delaware State University Shooting

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Two students continue their recovery following a school shooting at Delaware State University early Sept. 21. WBKO's Tamara Evans has reaction from faculty and students on how universities nationwide are stepping up to prevent incidents such as this from happening on their campus.

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Authorities Search for Missing Bowling Green Teen

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Local authorities are asking for your help in finding a teenage-runaway. Bowling Green Police say 13-year-old Barbara Ann Mosley of Bowling Green was last seen on Tuesday, September 18, around 6:00 a.m.

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Some WKU Students to Protest Gun Policy

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Some Western Kentucky University students push for the right to bear arms on campus. The student's aren't happy with the school's "no gun" policy and are planning a protest on WKU's campus.

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Pair Charged With Making Meth, Children in the Home

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Two people are in jail accused of making methamphetamine near Grayson County High School. Twenty-six-year-old Christina Probus and Rodney Tomes were taken into custody Sept. 19.

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Interest Rate Cut May Make the Best Time to Buy a Home

Updated: 09/20/2007 - This is the first time the federal funds interest rate has been cut in four years. The Federal Reserve lowered the rate from 5.25 to 4.75-percent. And one local real-estate agent hopes the decrease brings him more business.

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Governor Helps Community Affected By Wolf Creek Dam

Updated: 09/20/2007 - As we have reported before, Lake Cumberland was lowered 40 feet earlier this year to take pressure off the leaking dam. As work on the dam continues, Governor Fletcher broke ground on Sept. 20 on a new water project for Jamestown.

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Thousands Protest Supporting Jena Six

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Jena, La. on Sept. 20 in support of six black teens charged in the beating of a white classmate. The Reverend Al Sharpton called it a "March for Justice."

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Safety City Helps Keep Kids Safe

Updated: 09/20/2007 - The scaled down version of Bowling Green comes complete with traffic lights, streets and even Bowling Green's signature red, white and blue water tower. Safety City was built as a result of the 1996 abduction and murder of young Morgan Violi.

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Driver Charged for Killing Area Newspaper Carrier

Updated: 09/20/2007 - The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says around 11 a.m. on Sept. 19, they received an anonymous tip about the whereabouts of the driver that fled the scene of an accident that killed David Huff of Tompkinsville.

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KSP Seizes 170 Marijuana Plants

Posted: 09/20/2007 - The marijuana was located in the Eli community of Russell County. 58-year-old Danny Coffey is charged with cultivating marijuana more than five plants and trafficking marijuana more than five pounds.

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Becoming All Pro Dads

Updated: 09/21/2007 - Facilitating good father-child relationships is a priority for any family. But good parenting doesn't happen overnight. A Simpson County school is incorporating a program to turn ordinary dads into All Pro Dads.

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Ky. Executives Survive Plane Crash

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Everyone on board a small plane that crashed in Tennessee has survived. The survivors include three executives of a Kentucky electrical contracting company.

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More Charges Filed in West Va. Case

Updated: 09/20/2007 - A prosecutor has filed more charges against the woman who owns the West Virginia trailer, where a 20-year-old female was believed to be tortured.

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Fruit of the Loom to Close Overseas Factory

Updated: 09/20/2007 - One area corporation will close a plant in Central America within the next few months. Fruit of the Loom says in a statement that it will close its factory located in Honduras.

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Senior Citizens Live Life to the Fullest

Updated: 09/19/2007 - Good news for senior citizens. You're expected to live a longer, fuller life. The National Center for Health Statistics says Americans can now plan on being around until age 78. We talked to a couple of seniors about living longer.

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Mary Winker Denied Custody of Three Daughters

Updated: 09/20/2007 - The Tennessee woman who killed her minister husband is denied custody of her three children. A judge ruled Mary Winkler can have "supervised visitation" with her three daughters and she can talk to them on the phone.

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Kentucky Shrimp Harvest Expects Big Results

Posted: 09/19/2007 - Over the summer, the heat has hurt livestock, crops, and our water supply. But in the midst of all the things harmed by the Kentucky weather, there's one thing that's actually benefited, shrimp.

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WKU Fundraising Priorities

Updated: 09/19/2007 - As WKU rolls out its plan to raise $200-million in new gifts and pledges by 2012. You might be wondering what they intend to do with that money.

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Stepping Up to the Sink

Updated: 09/19/2007 - Washing your hands regularly may seem like common sense but more and more people aren't doing it. The American Society for Microbiology finds only 77-percent of the population washes their hands after using the restroom. That's down six-percent from a 2005 study.

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Decision to Condemn Apartment Complex is Reversed

Updated: 09/19/2007 - A decision to condemn a Bowling Green apartment complex two years ago is reversed. Now, the owner gets a new hearing. In July of 2005, dozens of residents of Bowling Green Estates were kicked out of their apartments when the facility was deemed unsafe.

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Law Enforcement Memorial Recognizes Fallen Officers

Updated: 09/19/2007 - The Department of Criminal Justice pays tribute to fallen officers with an all new memorial. Thirty-five Kentucky law enforcement officers names were added to the monument this year, including three killed in 2006.

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